A Nigerian man identified simply as Emijay was reportedly murdered in his apartment in Istanbul, Turkey.
According to reports he was seen tied and stabbed to death in his bedroom.
In the video shared online by friends of the deceased, his friends were heard yelling and calling his name in anguish as the Turkish police carried his corpse into the Ambulance after he was confirmed dead by the paramedics that were called by neighbours who discovered his lifeless body in his bedroom.
Panic grilled the Nigerian community in Istanbul following the news which got spread early Saturday morning.
Emijay was said to be living in Mecidiyeköy, a crowded business area in Istanbul.
Though there are speculations circulating the possible reason for his gruesome murder and who could be responsible but at the moment the Turkish authority has made it known to begin an official investigation into the possible cause of his murder.